The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 04539
Date: 13 December 1887
Author: Jacob Luard Pattisson[1]
Place: London
Recipient: William Henry Hurlbert[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P179a
Document Type: ALS


Dec. 13. 87

Dear Mr Hurlbert

Just a line to say that Mr Smith[3] has presented the Album[4] and he has no doubt that Mr Whistler has by this time received a letter of thanks.

[p. 2] Mr Smith asks me to thank you for your note of this morning

Yours sincerely

J. L. Pattisson

W. H. Hulbert [sic] Eqr

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1.  J. L. Pattison
Jacob Luard Pattisson (1841-1915), civil servant [more].

2.  William Henry Hurlbert
William Henry Hurlbert (1827-1895), journalist and author, editor-in-chief of the New York World from 1876-1883 [more]. This letter was forwarded to JW, with a covering letter on the same sheet from Hurlbert to JW (#12201).

3.  Mr Smith
William Henry Smith (1825-1891), MP, statesman and bookseller [more].

4.  Album
The album presented to Victoria (1819-1901), Queen of Great Britain [more], containing the 'Naval Review set', 1887 (K. 316-331) (excat 7).